Golf News for Tuesday, August 2, 2011
Carr Golf Travel is offering a six-night/five-round golf vacation to the Highlands and Northeast Scotland. Accommodations will be at the Culloden House in Inverness and rounds will be played at Nairn Golf Club, Nairn Dunbar, Royal Dornoch, Castle Stuart and Golspie. [... more » ]
"Starting with Alabama's night game on September 17 against North Texas and running through the season, there are plenty of opportunities to combine a trip to several SEC towns for the game and golf in Southern Alabama," said Golf Gulf Shores Executive Director Duncan Millar. "Gulf Shores is alive with avid fans and nine renowned golf courses that can make a quick game weekend into a longer guys getaway." [... more » ]
Wraparound Coverage on Golf Central and Golf Central Pre Game – Golf Central and Golf Central Pre Game will provide comprehensive news coverage of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational with highlights, interviews and analysis. [... more » ]
Golf course dress codes for women aren't keeping pace with the LPGA Tour, contemporary culture or modern fashions. That's according to the research and interviews behind "Cracking the codes," top story in the first Style Issue of GottaGoGolf, the new online magazine for women who love the game. [... more » ]
"18 Greatest Irish Golf Holes" is a large and luxurious book, elegant and beautiful, limited to just 5,000 hand-numbered copies in bespoke slipcases. Printed at the world's finest print house, Editoriale Bortolazzi Stei (EBS) in Verona, the book is very much a collectible objet d'art. [... more » ]
"It is exciting that golfers can find Dawgs Golf shoes in a growing variety of retail venues," said Steve Mann, founder, president and CEO of Dawgs Golf. "We are pleased that a number of Golfsmith and Roger Dunn stores now carry Dawgs Golf footwear." [... more » ]
Steven Brown is the English Amateur champion. He won the title, supported by abacus, by beating Jamie Clare 7 and 5 in the 36-hole final at a sun-drenched Woburn. His victory ended a long wait for a major victory and he joins a long line of former champions such as Michael Bonallack, Nick Faldo and Mark James. [... more » ]
"Reverse Interlaminar Placement Technology™ (RIP) transforms the shaft from the inside out providing players with shot control," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila's Marketing Manager. "More and more players across the Tours are switching to the RIP because it provides them with lower torque, increased tip stability and better tip stiffness control." [... more » ]
"We warmly invite golfers from all over the south-west to visit Thornbury and take part in what should be a great day's golf and entertainment, all in aid of an extremely worthwhile cause," said Mel Drake, general manager of Thornbury Golf Centre. [... more » ]